The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SAP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within SAP AG.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP
Rank 35 29 6
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -23
Contract jobs citing SAP 9 9 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 2.73% 3.09% 10.65%
As % of the Vendors category 6.98% 8.11% 23.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 5
Average daily rate
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£380 £488 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.05% +16.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £440 £408
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £570 £498
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £434 £425
% change year-on-year
-2.01% +2.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £28.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.63 £23.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-16.48% -27.69%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Vendors Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
129 111 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 39.09% 38.14% 44.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 67 41
Average daily rate £325 £325 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £600 £568
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 13 12
Average hourly rate £13.70 £17.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.71% +34.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.30 £12.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.78 £28.00 £27.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%

SAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAP across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

SAP Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

SAP
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SAP across the Southampton region.

SAP Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

SAP
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SAP across the Southampton region.

SAP Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton region citing SAP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SAP.

1 9 (47.37%) Finance
2 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (31.58%) ERP
2 6 (31.58%) MS Visio
2 6 (31.58%) SAP BW
2 6 (31.58%) MS PowerPoint
2 6 (31.58%) Requirements Management
2 6 (31.58%) JIRA
2 6 (31.58%) SAP ERP
2 6 (31.58%) Confluence
3 5 (26.32%) User Stories
3 5 (26.32%) Data Migration
3 5 (26.32%) Requirements Analysis
3 5 (26.32%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (26.32%) SAP BI
3 5 (26.32%) Migration
4 3 (15.79%) Data Management
4 3 (15.79%) Manufacturing
4 3 (15.79%) Project Management
4 3 (15.79%) SAP R/3
4 3 (15.79%) Change Management
4 3 (15.79%) Data Cleansing
4 3 (15.79%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (15.79%) Test Scripting
4 3 (15.79%) Time Management
4 3 (15.79%) Data Structures
5 2 (10.53%) Supplier Management
5 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (10.53%) Portfolio Management
5 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2 Practitioner

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton region citing SAP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SAP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (31.58%) Confluence
Applications
1 6 (31.58%) MS Visio
1 6 (31.58%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (31.58%) SAP ERP
2 3 (15.79%) SAP R/3
3 1 (5.26%) SAP CO
3 1 (5.26%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (5.26%) SAP FI
3 1 (5.26%) SAP SRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (31.58%) SAP BW
2 5 (26.32%) SAP BI
3 1 (5.26%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 6 (31.58%) JIRA
General
1 9 (47.37%) Finance
2 3 (15.79%) Manufacturing
3 2 (10.53%) Retail
4 1 (5.26%) General Ledger
4 1 (5.26%) French Language
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Requirements Analyst
1 6 (31.58%) Analyst
2 3 (15.79%) SAP Consultant
2 3 (15.79%) Consultant
3 2 (10.53%) Product Consultant
3 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Project Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (5.26%) SAP Business Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) SAP SRM Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) SAP Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Business Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Report Writer
4 1 (5.26%) Agile Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) Web Dynpro
1 1 (5.26%) HTML
1 1 (5.26%) SAP Business Workflow
1 1 (5.26%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Data Structures
2 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.26%) Replication
3 1 (5.26%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (31.58%) ERP
1 6 (31.58%) Requirements Management
2 5 (26.32%) User Stories
2 5 (26.32%) Data Migration
2 5 (26.32%) Requirements Analysis
2 5 (26.32%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (26.32%) Migration
3 3 (15.79%) Data Management
3 3 (15.79%) Project Management
3 3 (15.79%) Change Management
3 3 (15.79%) Data Cleansing
3 3 (15.79%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (15.79%) Test Scripting
3 3 (15.79%) Time Management
4 2 (10.53%) Supplier Management
4 2 (10.53%) Portfolio Management
4 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2
5 1 (5.26%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
1 1 (5.26%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
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